Research Brown Bag gathers learners from Homeport, OSU, and more

A Learning Community of 25 attentive participants gathered at Homeport today to learn about various studies implemented through Community Life this program year. A video of the entire luncheon can be viewed at the bottom of the page.

Research Topics

Great Recession and its Aftermath
Laura Lassus, Graduate Researcher, OSU Dept. of Sociology
Marsh Run: Community Life and Housing Advisory Center

What is the impact of Summer Enrichment Programs on Various stake-holders dispositions toward Summer Enrichment Programs?
Lamonte Booker, MA Educational Leadership, Antioch University Midwest (Faculty Advisor, Dr Saul Greenberg)

Quality of Life of Single Mothers in Affordable Housing
Nicole Carbonari, BSW Honors Research and Homeport Social Work Intern (Faculty Advisor, Dr. Shantha Balaswamy)

Critical Acculturation: An Examination of Perception of Discrimination, Peer Relationships, and Acculturation Style among Adolescent Muslims
Hope O’Brien, BSW Honors Research, OSU College of Social Work/OSU Multi-Cultural Center (Faculty Advisor, Dr. René Olate)
Bending Brook

Community Conversations: “Rise Sister Rise” study with African American Girls on Trauma and Resiliency
Fran Frazier, Lead Investigator for Ohio Dept. of Mental Health
Bending Brook

21st Century Lessons Learned Study
US Dept of Education (Manhattan Strategy Group)
Emerald Glen

Health Disparities Study
Nathan Minerd, Close the Gap
Renaissance and Framingham

Appreciative Inquiry
John Kengla, Professor, Otterbein University
Community Life – Service Coordination